Oscars: Barbra Streisand Among Presenters Set to Introduce Best Picture Nominees


Chef Jose Andres, Dana Carvey, Queen Latifah, Congressman John Lewis, Diego Luna, Tom Morello, Mike Myers, Trevor Noah, Amandla Stenberg and Serena Williams additionally shall be presenting the nominees in that class.

Barbra Streisand, Dana Carvey and Queen Latifah are among the many 11 well-known faces who'll current the very best image nominees on the upcoming 91st Academy Awards on Sunday (Feb. 24).

The others embody Chef Jose Andres, Dana Carvey, Congressman John Lewis, Diego Luna, Tom Morello, Mike Myers, Trevor Noah, Amandla Stenberg and Serena Williams.

Show producer Donna Gigliotti and co-producer and director Glenn Weiss had stated previously that every greatest image will get its personal presentation as an alternative of being a part of a prolonged montage package deal. The plan was to have well-known of us exterior of Hollywood current every of the eight movies; Williams, they stated, will current the one for A Star Is Born. It is unclear if Streisand shall be a part of that movie's presentation, however looks as if a really actual risk, given her starring position within the 1976 version of the film.

Myers, in the meantime, seems in greatest image nominee Bohemian Rhapsody, and may very well be paired up together with his former Saturday Night Live castmate — and Wayne's World co-star — Dana Carvey to introduce that movie.

Other presenters on the present will embody Elsie Fisher, Danai Gurira, Brian Tyree Henry, Michael Keaton, Helen Mirren, John Mulaney, Tyler Perry, Pharrell Williams, Krysten Ritter, Paul Rudd, Michelle Yeoh, Javier Bardem, Angela Bassett, Chadwick Boseman, Emilia Clarke, Laura Dern, Samuel L. Jackson, Stephan James, Keegan-Michael Key, KiKi Layne, James McAvoy, Melissa McCarthy, Jason Momoa and Sarah Paulson, Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Tina Fey, Allison Janney, Brie Larson, Jennifer Lopez, Frances McDormand, Gary Oldman, Amy Poehler, Sam Rockwell, Maya Rudolph, Charlize Theron, Tessa Thompson and Constance Wu.

“Movies join us all,” stated Gigliotti and Weiss. “They transfer us, they usually create moments and recollections that unite us. We are thrilled to assemble this well-known array of movie lovers to introduce and share their reflections on the Best Picture-nominated films.”

The 91st Oscars shall be held on the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood and air reside Sunday on ABC.

This article initially appeared on THR.com.